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local drivers may be asked to pay even more. take a welcome at the recent changes. the prices went up 4 cents a gel gallon in d.c. one price hasn't changed. it's been twenty years since maryland raised the state gas tax and montgomery county is in dire need of transportation funding. the condition council met with business leaders today, one of the hot topics, a possible county wide gas tax. lauren demarco has that story. >> when i pulled up and i saw $4.09, oh my goodness. >> steadily increasing for the last seven weeks. it's unlikely maryland legislators would agree to an increase on the state's gas tax. the president of the montgomery county council wants to take the matter into his own hands. >> if the state does not have the political will to do this, i'm saying local governments, like montgomery county, has to be able to move forward on their own. >> roger wants the state to give county lawmakers the authority to raise g taxes. the county would retain 100% of the revenue. with funding going toward road improvement projects and public transportation like the purple line and th
england have their eyes on this thing and fox 5 is covering it from every angle. we'll hear from local leaders, metro, homeowners, but first we have the new 11:00 forecast from the national hush center. sue palka is in the weather -- hurricane center. sue palka is in the weather center pour over it now. >> they're -- pouring over it now. >> they're definitely talking about this taking over the characteristics of the hybrid storm it is predicted to become. they keep it as a category 1 hurricane and it's moving faster now to the north at 10 miles per hour. so that picked up a small amount of forward motion, but they think the center has been wobbly a little bit as we've gone overnight. in the short term the track has shifted slightly to the east in the next, oh, say 24 to 48 hours. after that they still keep that hard westward motion as it likely will still make a landfall somewhere around delaware, southern new jersey. so the track essentially in the later hours did not change very much. it is well inland. you can see there tuesday at 8:00 with 50-mile an hour winds in south central pen
.   >>> a suspected arrested for throwing a molotov cocktail inside a local mall. wait till you hear what else police found at the scene tonight after the game. is that fair to the guy higher rate than you did? romney: "yeah, encourage economic growth." us. is that the way to grow america? this message. lavar arrington: i hate losing. hate it. but right now we're losing jobs and money for... our schools to casinos in other states like west virginia. question seven creates 12,000 jobs with a new resort casino... and expanded table games here, in maryland. we all win with question seven. new jobs. money for schools, and instead of marylanders... spending 550 million dollars in other states... it gets invested here. vote for question seven. for maryland. i'm on my way. >> joe: adam wainwright, too much in this matchup against tim lincecum here tonight. the cardinals' bats broke loose and came up with eight runs on 12 hits. in a five-run win. let's go down to the field and ken rosenthal. >> ken: adam, it seemed like you had one of your better curveballs tonight. what did you think of your stuff and your
to come forward. in london amy kellogg, fox news. >>> dozens of local national guard troops are back home tonight after serving 10 months in afghanistan. members of the national guard's 273rd military police company received a warm welcome today at the d.c. armory. the soldiers were stationed at bagram air base during their deployment. eleanor holmes norton was among those welcoming those troops home today. >>> our spectacular october continues. >> another beautiful day today. >> beautiful day for them to come home. it will be even better tomorrow by 5 degrees warmer. i think we could touch 70 degrees tomorrow many places and you'll enjoy that, i'm sure. we have a couple showers and maybe a thunderstorm we have to deal with before the weekend. so we'll talk about the timing for that and baseball fans, game three tomorrow. we'll have to watch radar closely because it looks like there could be rain on the way, but it's a beautiful night here in the city. it will be chillier than last night but not frosty cold. listen, just in case you have friends in new england and they may be talking abou
the cardinals in the nlcs. we'll come back after this.   . >>> a local family taking action, find out why they say a popular energy drink drink killed their daughter. >> plus chris cooley is back with the redskins. we'll tell you how it happened tonight on fox 5 news after the game. >> joe: we welcome you to the nlcs postgame show on fox. with the rain continuing to fall here at&t park. a 9-0 giants final in game seven. cain over lowe's and standing by with matt cain, ken rosenthal. >> ken: matt, 24-minute third inning. that inning did you go down and throw or did you just sit in the dugout the whole time? >> i just stayed in the dugout and did the same thing. i knew i had time between innings. i was going to be fine to go back out there and warm up and not worry about it. >> ken: a number of terrific defensive plays behind you. >> yes. >> ken: how much difference was the defense in this series? >> it was huge. that's what made the series, guys came up big, making huge defensive plays and tonight was really, really big. scutaro making great plays at second and crawfor
that they would be the first to few. >> reporter: the neighbors and local church have stepped up and offered to assist the family any way they can. the people who lived next-door rushed right over to apologize. it's not clear whose insurance will pay for all that damage. both neighbors are renters. the camerons moved to town a year ago from rhode island. >>> the news edge on maryland and recovery from hurricane sandy underway in ocean city tonight. the storm caused a lot of damage, town's fishing pier half gone, streets flooded, waters from the bay overwhelmed parts of the town. residents have never seen a storm like sandy before. >> that's the highest i've ever seen it. i've ridden out a couple of storms before but nothing like this before. it was a little hairy. winds were blowing real hard. >> the national guard evacuated about 50 people during the height of the storm. most failed to leave where mandatory evacuations were ordered. still there were no deaths or injuries in the town. >>> sandy still causing problems for millions of people across the northeast. let's get latest on her path w
, local news. join us tomorrow night from back here in san francisco. it's fox sports brings you game two of the 2012 world series. our coverage begins at 7:30 eastern. 4:30 pacific. for more information on tonight's game and other major league baseball news. log on to fox sports.com. powered by msn. the world's favorite sports site. for all of our fox crew, this is matt vasgersian. saying so long from san francisco. you've been watching fox sports. your home for the 2012 world series. captioned by closed captioning services, inc ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] if barack obama is re-elected, what will the next four years be like? one: the debt will grow from $16 trillion to $20 trillion. two: 20 million americans could lose their employer-based health care. three: taxes on the middle class will go up by $4,000. four: energy prices will continue to go up. and five: $716 billion in medicare cuts that hurt current seniors. five reasons we can't afford four more years of barack obama. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. four more years of barack obama. rachel and sam have a house.
by your local nissan dealers. >> reporter: it is week six of the 4 down showdown and right now defense leads the offense 3- 1. representing the defense linebacker ryan kerrigan, representing the offense special teacher and wide receiver brandon banks. you can say your piece because -- special teams and wide receiver brandon banks. you can say your piece because the pressure interest on. >> should be another cakewalk for the defense. >> reporter: the 1st down question, the fastest answer that's right wins. what is the capital of minnesota? no. >> st. paul. >> reporter: st. paul it is. 1-0 defense. no pressure, brandon. 2nd down, the hubert h. humphrey metrodome used to be home to this other pro minnesota team. >> i said it first. >> reporter: cameraman, who do we give it to? we'll give it a tie. 2-1. 3rd down. this is not a nickname for minnesota, a, a land of 10,000 lakes, b, the bread and butter state, c, the north star state or d, they're all names. >> north star state. >> d. >> reporter: no and no. >> bread and butter state. >> reporter: no. >> the north star state? >> reporter
. as for toys r us, a spokeswoman says they are cooperating with local police and their investigation of stolen credit cards. >> karen gray houston tonight. >>> the edge on the district and a murder investigation. a 21-year-old man was shot to death this afternoon in the 1100 block of eighth street near florida avenue near galludet university. the man's name has not been released. they have not said whether he was a student. >>> one of d.c. mayor vincent gray's aides now released from jail time. he got two years probation, 200 hours community service. he pled guilty to lying to the fbi. brooks admitted he helped pay sulaimon brown to stay in the race and verbally attack mayor fenty. his attorney continues to investigate mayor gray's campaign. >>> the u.s. anti-doping agency releasing details of it's investigation into lance armstrong. the agency claims the cyclist played a key role in what it calls the most sophisticated doping program in recent sports history. jonathan hunt has details. >> reporter: the u.s. anti- doping agency releasing a report on its case against lance armstrong. the agenc
shower cap and a white tank top. >>> 10 years ago a very dark day for local residents. the sniper attacks began. a string of shootings that robbed 10 people of their lives. the rest of us our sense of security. karen gray houston spoke with a shooting survivor tonight. paul arufo was shot at point blank range by lee boyd malvo and changed his life forever. >> larussa thought he was shot at point blank range by some crazed gunman in a random act of violence until the laptop stolen from him that day was retrieved when police seized the vehicle belonging to the snipers. paul larussa says he's a changed man now. he's different. he appreciates life more and realizes you could be here one minute and gone the next. he says he never saw lee boyd malvo the day the teen-ager walked up to his car window as he sat in the passenger seat and fired five times from a .22 caliber handgun. larussa says he's recovered from the injuries and doesn't have horrible flashbacks and nightmares anymore. he says he listened to the washington post interview in which malvo expresses regret for his crime and says he be
firing up in the block in the area. the victims were taken to a local hospital and treated. at this time one is in critical condition. >> reporter: the captain tells us the other four are believed to have nonlife threatening injuries. we did talk to a resident who lives in the very building in front of where this shooting happened. she told us that at 9:00 last sunday there was another shooting. she heard three shots and looked outside and saw a woman on the ground who apparently had been shot in that incident. we do not know if there's any connection. people living around here say there has been trouble here for quite some time. that's the latest from the 1300 block of north capitol street, four men, one woman shot here a little after 9:00 tonight. one victim is in critical condition. >> audrey barnes, the latest tonight on www.myfoxdc.com. >>> a thursday night football game between the baltimore ravens and cleveland browns helped police catch a pair of serial burglars. police arrested joseph baumgarten of pasadena, diana marketti of glen burnie. one of the items listed, a pair of rave
rights foundation is joining forces with the montgomery county church, the county police and the local football and cheer program. they held a prayer vigil for those victims this week. the vigil is thursday, october 4th at 6:30 at the goshen united methodist church in gaithersburg. >>> still ahead if you have a child that wears diapers, you might want to stock up, why there could be a worldwide shortage on the way. >> sue is tracking more rain in the forecast. >> we've got patches of light rain around the area tonight, nothing dampening the spirits of washington at this hour, but there will be a little more tomorrow. throw an umbrella in your car. i'll let you know what to expect as the news edge at 11:00 continues. >> this is fox 5 news edge at 11:00. ah. fire bad! just have to fire roast these tomatoes. do you churn your own butter what? too? this is going to give you a head start on your dinner. that seems easier sure does who are you? [ female announcer ] new progresso recipe starters. five delicious cooking sauces you combine with fresh ingredients to make amazing home-c
, iii talks about the big win and his big play. we're also hearing from the local family right there that caught him when he leapt into the stands. thanks for staying up late, everybody. i'm brian bolter. >> i'm shawn yancy. >>> we begin with two hikers found alive from virginia after then went missing. >> rescue crews spent days looking for the two men by air, on foot and on horseback. fox 5's will thomas sat down with the mother of one of the two men. >> i'm just joyful. >> reporter: boy, does she have reason to be after three days of not knowing whether her son neil would be found alive in glacier national park good news came monday. >> it's just total relief and joy and a renewal of how important family is to you. >> reporter: neal peckens and his friend jason hiser both 32 went to veterinary school together at virginia tech. the friends decided to go on a hiking trip out west, expected to fly home friday, but never boarded their plane. the rental car found at park. by saturday montana officials launched an extensive search. weather conditions made it difficult. you can s
debuting as election day approaches called fox 5 news edge you decide 2012. we'll focus on local and national candidates and issues starting monday night at 6:30 here on fox 5. >>> coming your way next find out why the nfl slapped the skins with a $20,000 fine. >> plus the wizards gearing up for their season opener without their star. so how is john wall's injury rehab going? lindsay murphy up next with your answer. as governor, i cut fiveve billion dollars in spendg and balanced the budget every year. and tim kaine and i both cut our own pay as governors, to lead by example. mark warner and i reached across party lines to get things done. we were a great team in richmond and we'll be a great team in washington. i'm tim kaine and i approve this message ...because we'll work together to restore fiscal responsibility, grow our economy and create jobs. [ male announcer ] tim kaine. bringing people together to tackle the challenges of tomorrow. imillion dollars for maryland. one hundred schools.ty...ther question seven will double it. rushern baker: question seven will add table game
a gust locally to 47 miles an hour, getting a gust in baltimore to 41, dulles still a gust of 53, martinsburg 52. we've got real persistent heavy rains which i'll show you on radar, too. the top of the hour ocean city had a gust to 37. as we're lacking at sherri we can see where she's picking up stronger gusts and very concentrated winds right up here. that is probably the center of circulation in the yellow area where dover air force base is getting a gust to 40. that's actually lighter winds in there, isn't it? i get it now. i was trying to read gary's lips. gary mcgrady joins me now, too. look at the gusts as we go up the coast here, still 75 at newark. still really strong up there. i wonder why they're still getting such a strong wind, i guess because of their proximity to the harbor. >> could be a geographical effect coming off the harbor. it could be like you mentioned before. these are not constant. it's just when it's captured at the top of the hour by the weather station and it disseminates that information. >> talking about some of the gusts we've spoke of capturing. i
'll be using some of your tweets for a new show debuting, fox 5 news edge you decide 2012 will focus on local and national candidates and issues during the final two weeks of the campaign. starts monday right here on fox 5. >>> monitoring metro tonight with the word from the transit agency's top official that riders will have to wait another three years before getting reliable service. there's fox 5's bob barnard. >> this week was the original deadline, a deal between metro and congress to get cell service up and running throughout the entire underground rail system. >> doors opening. >> but that deadline has come and gone, pushed back to next march. meaning it you are in a tunnel on a moving metro train, you might as well sleep, read, or pull out your art book. >> right now, as you can see, i have no bars. >> that's right, antwan cannot make a phone call. >> kind of like irritating if you have to make an important call. or if you are in that important call and hangs up on you, it's irritating. >> metro is working with verison, at&t, sprint, and t- mobile to build a wireless network th
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